Under 16s vs AFC West End – 05.11.17

AFC West End 3 – 2 Merton fc After a positive start to the game, Merton took the lead. This being our 3rd or 4th chance on goal, with the others not being on target. Charlie gambling and nodding into an empty net to give merton a deserved lead. Merton…

Under 16s vs Sutton Utd – 01.10.17

Sutton united 7-0 Merton U16s today had a tough encounter in the first round of the county cup. Premier elite, Sutton united. Boys were keen to play the fixture on a pitch that hosted Arsenal not too long ago. Message was clear, keep compact and stick together. First half we…

Under 16s vs Met Police Yth Blues – 24.09.17

Met police 4-3 merton fc In what was a heathy, close battle merton came out on the wrong side of the result. Mainly a battle in midfield, that neither team wanted to lose. A sloppy defensive error led to a penalty, which they missed. Followed by a free kick that…

U16s vs Stoneleigh Athletic – 17.09.17

Stoneleigh Athletic 1-4 Merton FC Great first win of the season. After a 0-0 draw in opening game of the season, Merton had some work to do to carry on the start made last week. Merton started on the front foot, knocking the ball around well. Merton pressurised from the…

Under 16s Report 10.09.17

Merton u16s 0-0 KPR Scarletts u16S Entertaining opening game, despite the result. A battle between both sides, Merton trying to improve on last season and KPR coming down from the division above. A battle that mainly took place in midfield with it being very congested. First half Merton edged slightly,…